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From: Peter Martin <pjmartin@...>
Subject: Re: Can't mount cdrom?
Date: Fri, 23 Dec 2005 22:00:47 -0500

Drake Donahue wrote:

> run df -h again and see if you have udev and shm listed in addition to 
> /dev/hda1 and /dev/hda3
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Peter Martin" <pjmartin@...> 

I have;
udev      753M        2.6M       750M        1%           /dev
none       753M          0           753M         0             /dev/shm

>
>>
>>
>> Drake Donahue wrote:
>>
>>>> Drake Donahue wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> <snipping>
>>>>>
>>>>>> etc/fstab  has;
>>>>>> /dev/cdroms/cdrom0    /mnt/cdrom    iso9660      noauto,user    0 0
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> <snipping>
>>>>> as Peter Humphrey correctly pointed out,
>>>>>
>>>>>> That no longer works here; /dev/hdc works though.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> so change to:
>>>>> dev/hdc /mnt/cdrom    iso9660      noauto,user    0 0
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> i trust you caught my typo - missing / in 
>>
>>
>> yes
>>
>>>
>>> /dev/hdc /mnt/cdrom    iso9660      noauto,user    0 0
>>>
>>> I just tried this (with out rebooting) and the fault is still the 
>>> same, but now 'mount' is reporting the fault is with /dev/hdc 
>>> instead of /dev/cdroms/cdrom0
>>>
>>>>
>>> The error now is:
>>> "Mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on /dev/hdc, or 
>>> too many mounted file systems."
>>> ? 
>>
>>
>> yes
>>
>>> The cd is an ide/ata type not scsi or usb or sata or 1394 or ? 
>>
>>
>> I believe your right. it is ide.
>>
>>>
>>> reboot not needed here, might try auto vice iso9660,(which should 
>>> change nothing)
>>>
>>> it looks like you need to: (section 7.c)
>>> cd /usr/src/linux
>>> make menuconfig
>>> and take a hard look at device drivers and file systems 
>>
>>
>> I spent some time this after noon line by line going through "make 
>> menueconfig'
>>
>>>
>>> if lspci will run, any thing it has to say about the cd would be 
>>> useful, it is part of the package pciutils
>>>
>> I didn't see anything conciquential in lspci, but the first part 
>> scrolled off  the screen.
>>
>> I occures to me that there may be a relationship with my boot time 
>> problem. In the beginning when I booted off the disk the unit would 
>> hang trying to auto configer the hardware. So at the boot prompt I put;
>> gentoo nodetect
>> I assumed that the problem was because I have 3 TV tuner cards (2 
>> different makes) plugged in, and don't have the driver software yet. 
>> Maybe I should remove the cards and do a reboot from CD?
>>
>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> and all should be well
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
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>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>
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